Monday, September 21, 2015



The overall fish production in the country increased by 61 percent in  last decade. The year on year total

BB to release new notes from Aug 27

Bangladesh Bank (BB) will release new currency notes for Taka 5 and Taka 100 in the market ahead of

2pc general provision for unclassified credit card loans

Bangladesh Bank (BB) has asked the chief executives of all scheduled banks to keep 2 percent general provision instead

Commward honors 73 best creative commercials

The seventh edition of Commward, presented by Meghna Group of Industries, honored 73 creative commercial campaigns in 17 categories

6 percent fall in export earnings from US

Export earnings from the USA, the largest export destination for Bangladesh products, witnessed a 6.01 percent fall during last

7th Bangladesh Denim Expo in November

The seventh edition of Bangladesh Denim Expo will be held on November 8 and 9, this year  at the

NBR to bring 50 lakh people under tax net by 2021

The National Board of Revenue (NBR) plans to bring 50 lakh people under tax net by 2021. "We want

Stocks open week down

Stocks opened the week downward as major sectors closed the session with falling trends at both Dhaka and Chittagong

5-day autumn fair kicks off at BSCIC

A five-day autumn fair (Sharat Mela) arranged by Bangladesh Small and Cottage Industries Corporation (BSCIC) began in the city

'Walker' opens two outlets

Walker, footwear brand of RFL Group, opened two outlets in the capital's Sayedabad and Postogola area recently. Chief operating

'Prevent money laundering, terror financing'

Speakers at a conference have urged the concerned authorities and high officials of insurance companies to put their best

Credit card rates set for cut

Banks now can have a special facility to cut credit card interests, courtesy of

7th Communication Summit of Meghna Group held

Meghna Group of Industries held the seventh edition of Communication Summit with the theme 'Empowering Creativity through a Multi-connected

BB to prevent fraudulence with effective steps

As the incidents of credit card forgery are on the rise, Bangladesh Bank is likely to fix a deadline

NCC Bank gets new chairs of three committees

The board of directors of NCC Bank Ltd has recently elected SM Abu Mohsin as chairman of the executive

Bangladesh heading towards $60b export by 2021: Tofail

Commerce Minister Tofail Ahmed yesterday said Bangladesh is heading towards bagging US$ 60 billion earning from export by 2021.

NBR simplifies tax payment process for NGOs, companies

Companies, cooperative associations and NGOs will now be able to pay their tax easily as the National Board of

Bangladesh food safety conference on August 23

An international Food Safety Conference, first ever of its kind in Bangladesh, is going to be held on August

Vegetable, fruits have no formalin: BFSA

Vegetable and fruits have no formalin as there is no scope to adulterate vegetable and fruits by mixing formalin,

Daraz offers discounts on 3rd anniversary

The popular e-commerce platform is celebrating its third anniversary of launching in Bangladesh through a massive anniversary sale

Bikroy, Minister bring 'birathaat'

Bikroy the largest marketplace in Bangladesh, a pioneer in online cattle market and Minister Hi-Tech Park Limited have announced

Infosys in recruitment headache

The dramatic departure of Vishal Sikka as chief executive of Infosys, following a months-long

BAT exploited war to sell tobacco

While civilians are being killed and cities ravaged by

UN for combined efforts to protect children's rights

The International Labor Organization (ILO) and United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) have agreed to reinforce their collaboration in Bangladesh,

Mastercard partners with Shwapno, EBL

Mastercard in partnership with EBL has launched co-branded first titanium grocery credit card in Bangladesh for Shwapno, the nation's

Mujibul for big companies to pay 5pc profit to WPPF

State Minister for Labor and Employment Mujibul Haque yesterday said no laborer will remain in need if big companies